The Pink Ribbon Journal

The Pink Ribbon Journal

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and last week I received a letter from my doctor’s surgery, inviting me for a breast screening. Now this made me feel — OLD! But, more importantly, it got me thinking about breast cancer and the importance of early... Read More
My favourite Jane Eyre?

My favourite Jane Eyre?

As a child I loved the 1944 film version of Jane Eyre with Orson Welles and Joan Fontaine, and of course a very young and beautiful Elizabeth Taylor in the role of Jane’s tubercular childhood friend, Helen Burns.   This black and white version is very... Read More